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Earthquakes

Known as: Earthquake 
Sudden slips on a fault, and the resulting ground shaking and radiated seismic energy caused by the slips, or by volcanic or magmatic activity, or… Expand
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2019
Review
2019
Religiosity affects everything from fertility and health to labor force participation and productivity. But why are some… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
This paper describes the tectonic summaries for all magnitude 7 and larger earthquakes in the period 2000–2015, as produced by… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Objectives Earthquakes are unpredictable and devastating natural disasters. They can cause massive destruction and loss of life… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
The Human-induced Earthquake Database, HiQuake, is a comprehensive record of earthquake sequences postulated to be induced by… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Many disasters are a complex mix of natural hazards and human action. At Risk argues that the social, political and economic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Preface Acknowledgments List of symbols 1. Brittle fracture of rock 2. Rock friction 3. Mechanics of faulting 4. Mechanics of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The Gutenberg-Richter power law distribution for energy released at earthquakes can be understood as a consequence of the earth… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
The nearly coincident forms of the relations between seismic moment M_0 and the magnitudes M_L, M_S, and M_w imply a moment… Expand
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Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
An earthquake model is derived by considering the effective stress available to accelerate the sides of the fault. The model… Expand
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Highly Cited
1945
Highly Cited
1945
ACCORDING to Gutenberg and Richter, the southern California area, including the Owens Valley, has about one half of one per cent… Expand
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